Period
to 23 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Azure Synapse Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Synapse Analytics over the 6 months to 23 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Azure Synapse Analytics
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 165 120 -
Rank change year-on-year -45 - -
Contract jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics 13 1 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.055% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.91% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £650 - -
Central London median daily rate £630 - -

Azure Synapse Analytics is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,424 592 2,021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.88% 32.82% 34.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,106 465 1,620
10th Percentile £381 £313 £340
25th Percentile £463 £413 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £520 £525
Median % change year-on-year +5.77% -0.95% -
75th Percentile £650 £588 £600
90th Percentile £738 £645 £663
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 18
10th Percentile £13.70 £16.00 £18.68
25th Percentile £13.88 £17.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -28.75% -4.76% +16.02%
75th Percentile £23.75 £21.25 £23.69
90th Percentile £48.55 £22.00 £31.69
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.27%

Azure Synapse Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Azure Synapse Analytics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Synapse Analytics in the City of London

Azure Synapse Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Azure Synapse Analytics in the City of London

Azure Synapse Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Azure Synapse Analytics in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Azure Synapse Analytics.

1 13 (100.00%) Azure
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) Python
3 11 (84.62%) Analytics
3 11 (84.62%) Data Lake
3 11 (84.62%) Databricks
4 8 (61.54%) Power BI
4 8 (61.54%) DevOps
4 8 (61.54%) Power Platform
5 7 (53.85%) Architectural Design
5 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure as Code
5 7 (53.85%) Azure Data Factory
5 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) Data Engineering
7 5 (38.46%) Terraform
7 5 (38.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (38.46%) Kubernetes
7 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
7 5 (38.46%) Ansible
7 5 (38.46%) Docker
7 5 (38.46%) ETL
7 5 (38.46%) Finance
7 5 (38.46%) JIRA
7 5 (38.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
7 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
8 4 (30.77%) Visualisation

Azure Synapse Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Azure
2 8 (61.54%) Power Platform
3 7 (53.85%) Azure Data Factory
4 5 (38.46%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (23.08%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 3 (23.08%) GitHub
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (7.69%) Power Automate
6 1 (7.69%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) Data Lake
2 8 (61.54%) Power BI
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
4 3 (23.08%) QlikView
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) Tableau
5 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (15.38%) Delta Lake
5 2 (15.38%) Metadata
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Azure Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Data Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Analytics
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps
3 7 (53.85%) Architectural Design
3 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure as Code
4 6 (46.15%) Data Engineering
4 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
5 5 (38.46%) ETL
6 4 (30.77%) Data Ingestion
6 4 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (30.77%) Visualisation
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Data Pipeline
7 3 (23.08%) Data Science
7 3 (23.08%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) Use Case
8 2 (15.38%) Data Management
8 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (15.38%) Scrum
8 2 (15.38%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
4 3 (23.08%) R
4 3 (23.08%) Scala
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Ansible
1 5 (38.46%) Kubernetes
1 5 (38.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Databricks